Researchers from the University of Cambridge in England found butter and other fats like it may not be as bad for us as once thought, and may even have some health benefits.
The group is expected to discuss how science is driving change in health care and the implications for health care costs.
A recent autism study found that pregnant women who lived near farms where pesticides were used had a two-thirds higher risk of having children with autism.
The federal government has reaffirmed it plans to sell Plum Island, finalizing the environmental review of the animal disease research site off Long Island, even though environmental regulators and some lawmakers say there’s not enough information about the effects of selling it.
Twenty-three Connecticut-based researchers are sharing $9.8 million in funding from the state’s stem cell research funds.
State officials in Hartford have announced more than $3 million in grants from Connecticut’s Biomedical Research Fund.
The agenda is growing so long for officials at the University of Connecticut that the Board of Trustees has added meetings to keep up with the workload.
The family of former NFL star Junior Seau will donate his brain for research into repetitive head injuries.
Deep in the bowels of a building at the nation’s oldest private military academy, students from across the globe are being taught to fight the war of the future.
The University of Connecticut’s president is urging business leaders to envision a day when the state’s research investments help transform it into the Silicon Valley of medical and engineering advances.